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“The Voice” Coaches Sing Mashup of Greatest Hits Alongside Jimmy Fallon and The Roots [Watch]

There are few things we love more than when “The Voice” coaches get together to perform. Add Jimmy Fallon and the roots into the mix and you’ve got a winning combo. Coaches Kelly Clarkson, Adam Levine, Blake Shelton and Jennifer Hudson joined Jimmy Fallon and The Roots for an a cappella mashup of each of … Read more

Jimmy Fallon, the Backstreet Boys and The Roots Singing “I Want It That Way” With Classroom Instruments is All You Need To See Today

There are few things better than when “Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon joins his musical guests for fun covers of their hit songs— but his performance of “I Want It That Way” with the Backstreet Boys is inarguably the greatest of all time.  Jimmy joined Nick Carter, Kevin Richardson, AJ McLean, Brian Littrell and Howie … Read more

The Roots Reenact The Insanity of “Waboom” Guy from “The Bachelorette”

I have only seen one season of “The Bachelor,” which, in my opinion, is enough. I both hated the show and looked forward to watching it the next week, if only to yell at Ben Higgins for telling two women he loved them. I mean, c’mon dude, you broke the prime directive! I have not … Read more

Ed Sheeran Played “Shape of You” with Jimmy Fallon, The Roots and a Banana Shaker

Ed Sheeran is a talented guy. So talented that he can take a shaker, shaped like a banana and play his current hit single, “Shape of You.” Sheeran was flanked by school instrument professional, Jimmy Fallon and The Roots, but obviously that banana shaker really stood out. I would assume that Sheeran is probably considering … Read more

The Roots Reenact Corrine and Taylor’s Confrontation from “The Bachelor” Including the Epic ‘Whip Cream and Lies’ Line

Just when you thought “The Bachelor” couldn’t get any better (or worse), arch-enemies Corinne and Taylor were forced to go on a 2-on-1 date. Of course, Nick left the ladies alone for a few minutes and one of the greatest showdowns in television history unfolded before our primetime viewing eyes. First, the two battled it … Read more